Synonyms and Antonyms of akin
having a close connection like that between family members
- Foxes are closely akin to dogs.
associated, connected, interconnected, interrelated, joined
alike, analogous, cognate, comparable, connate, correspondent, corresponding, matching, parallel, resemblant, resembling, similar, suchlike
apropos, cogent, germane, material, pertinent, relevant
different, disparate, dissimilar, distinct, distinctive, diverse, nonidentical, other, unalike, unlike
having qualities in common
- Mathematics and computer programming are akin in that they both require logical thinking.
alike, analogous, comparable, correspondent, corresponding, like, matching, parallel, resembling, similar, such, suchlike
allied, kin, kindred, relatable, related
approaching, approximating, close, coextensive, coincident, conformable, conforming, consistent, consonant, duplicate, equal, equivalent, identical, indistinguishable, interchangeable, me-too, redundant, same, selfsame, substitutable, synonymous, twin
entire, homogeneous, homogenous, unchanging, uniform, unvaried, unvarying
disparate, distinct, distinguishable, nonequivalent, noninterchangeable
variable, varied, various, varying
imprecise, inaccurate, inexact